Magadan port stopped work because of snowfall and strong wind

Magadan port stopped work because of snowfall and strong wind


VLADIVOSTOK, 16 Nov. Magadan commercial sea port has suspended work due to snow cyclone hitting the region Monday, said the port Manager.

“There is an order not to unload vessels, so until the job is suspended. Warehouses operate and produce goods. Unloading of ships will resume when the weather improves. While the strong wind, and in the long term, it will intensify to a storm,” said the Manager.

According to the regional emergencies Ministry, in the afternoon on November 16 and the night of November 17 seats in Tenkinsky, those, who wish TH East is expected to wind 13-18 m/s with a snowstorm.

“At night on November 16 in Magadan, places in the olsky TH expected wind East 10-15 m/c. In the afternoon on November 16 and November 17 in Magadan, places in the olsky, coast omsukchanskaja and Severo-Evensky TH it is expected the wind will be East, Southeast 18 to 23 m/with, snow, a Blizzard. In connection with deterioration of weather conditions there may be emergency situations”, — informs the Ministry of emergency situations.